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Highways Lab Business Lead (Senior Technical Officer)

Lead our Highways Laboratory

The Laboratory is part of Engineering Consultancy within the ETE Department of Hampshire County Council. We are a forward-thinking business that provides a range of services to the County Council and other public authorities.

From our dedicated testing facility at Micheldever Station we offer pavement investigation, materials testing and on-site attendance to ensure material compliance and assist with design.

The lab is undergoing transformation and as the Business Lead you will be responsible for providing dynamic leadership to the staff, overseeing the technical work undertaken at the laboratory, contribute to the development of the strategic direction of the business and have an integral part in client liaison to actively manage work requests, from both internal and external clients, to ensure they meet the desired cost, time and quality output.

The ideal candidate will have strong relationship management skills, an ability to work collaboratively with a diverse group of peers, colleagues and stakeholders and relevant experience of the construction industry and the use of materials within it.

For more information about the laboratory and the services we provide, please visit our website.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact either Emma Cooper, Technical Advice Group Manager on or or Neil O'Connell, Chief Engineer on

Highways Lab Business Lead (Senior Technical Officer)

Micheldever, Winchester SO21, UK

Published on 14 Oct 2021

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